School wide Requirements

Comprehensive needs assessment: The school must identify areas of greatest need.
School-wide reform strategies to include those that:

  • Strengthen the core academic program.
  • Increase the amount and quality of learning time.
  • Strategies for meeting needs of underserved populations.
  • Address needs of all, but particularly low-achieving students.
  • Instruction by “highly qualified” teachers
  • Professional learning for teachers
  • Parent involvement strategies